Otar Iosseliani

1934 - Today

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Otar Iosseliani (Georgian: ოთარ იოსელიანი, born 2 February 1934) is a Georgian film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otar Iosseliani has received more than 89,875 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Otar Iosseliani is the 245th most popular film director (up from 332nd in 2019), the 34th most popular biography from Georgia (up from 50th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Georgian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Otar Iosseliani ranks 245 out of 1,580Before him are Tex Avery, Frank Darabont, Mike Newell, Bong Joon-ho, George Stevens, and Chris Marker. After him are Theo van Gogh, Sam Mendes, Jean Epstein, Saul Bass, Henry King, and Damiano Damiani.

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Among people born in 1934, Otar Iosseliani ranks 83Before him are Leonid Rogozov, Georges Wolinski, Pedro Pires, Kenny Baker, Lansana Conté, and Armi Kuusela. After him are Khun Sa, Pratibha Patil, Édith Cresson, Abimael Guzmán, Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, and Valery Bykovsky.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Otar Iosseliani ranks 34 out of 292Before him are Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich of Russia (1866), Murad Bey (1750), Besarion Jughashvili (1850), Kato Svanidze (1885), Stepan Shaumian (1878), and Rashid Behbudov (1915). After him are Bagrat III of Georgia (960), Mikheil Saakashvili (1967), Ilia Chavchavadze (1837), George III of Georgia (1200), Nona Gaprindashvili (1941), and Tengiz Abuladze (1924).


Among film directors born in Georgia, Otar Iosseliani ranks 2Before him are Sergei Parajanov (1924). After him are Tengiz Abuladze (1924), Rouben Mamoulian (1897), Mikhail Kalatozov (1903), Georgiy Daneliya (1930), Kote Marjanishvili (1872), Revaz Chkheidze (1926), Marlen Khutsiev (1925), Nana Jorjadze (1948), and Zaza Urushadze (1965).